Craniofacial Surgery

Craniofacial surgery initiated in 1967 in France as a Plastic Surgery super-specialty. It originated from the extraordinary work of Paul Tessier, French plastic surgeon, who achieved for the first time the reconstruction of cranial and facial bones. Since then, Craniofacial Surgery has evolved significantly and Aesthetic Surgery has been incorporated to it too. Today, we can enumerate the following general Craniofacial Surgery fields: